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  1. Exemestane is used to treat early breast cancer in women who have experienced menopause ('change of life'; ... cancer has worsened while they were taking tamoxifen. Exemestane is in a class of medications called aromatase ...
  2. Hormone Therapy for Breast Cancer From the National Institutes of Health (National Cancer Institute)  
    ... Femara®), both of which temporarily inactivate aromatase, and exemestane (Aromasin®), which permanently inactivates the enzyme. Blocking estrogen’s ... use in postmenopausal women. A third aromatase inhibitor , exemestane , is approved for adjuvant treatment of early-stage ...
  3. ... drug used for treating breast cancer, known as exemestane, is more effective than a common breast cancer ... breast cancer that was sensitive to hormonal treatment. Exemestane molecule The study was conducted by the International ...
  4. ... cancer in certain women, a new study reports. Exemestane (Aromasin), which belongs to a class of drugs ... nearly a third compared to tamoxifen. But, for exemestane to work in premenopausal women, the drug can ...
  5. Aromatase Inhibitors (American Cancer Society)  
    ... after surgery. The drugs in this class include: Exemestane (Aromasin ® ) Letrozole (Femara ® ) Anastrozole (Arimidex ® ) Aromatase inhibitors work ... in a clinical trial. The MAP3 study compared exemestane to placebo (sugar pill) in a group of ...
  6. ... with this combination.Talk with your health provider.Exemestane (Aromasin)The body changes DHEA to estrogen in the body. Exemestane (Aromasin) is used to help decrease estrogen in ...
  7. ... WEDNESDAY, July 9, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The drug exemestane worked slightly better than the drug tamoxifen at ... new study. Almost 93 percent of women on exemestane (Aromasin) remained free of breast cancer after five ...
  8. Breast Cancer: Treatment Options (American Society of Clinical Oncology)  
    ... These drugs include anastrozole (Arimidex), letrozole (Femara), and exemestane. All of the AIs are pills taken daily ... therapy Everolimus (Afinitor) is approved in combination with exemestane (see above) for the treatment of metastatic hormone ...
  9. Surgery to Reduce the Risk of Breast Cancer From the National Institutes of Health (National Cancer Institute)  
    ... raloxifene to reduce their risk ( 25 ). Another drug, exemestane , was recently shown to reduce the incidence of ... risk of the disease by 65 percent ( 26 ). Exemestane belongs to a class of drugs called aromatase ...
  10. ... Snowdon CF, et al. Survival and safety of exemestane versus tamoxifen after 2–3 years’ tamoxifen treatment (Intergroup Exemestane Study): a randomised controlled trial. Lancet 2007; 369( ...
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